OpenDrive for Windows

OpenDrive Windows Desktop Application

Windows App

Updated:
May 21, 2020

Current Version:
1.7.4.58

Requires:
Windows Vista/7/8/10
Windows Server 2008/2012/2016/2019

Size:
11 MB

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User Guide

A Powerful, Cloud Based Drive Accessible from Anywhere!

OpenDrive is a service providing you with 5GB of free cloud storage to view, share, and collaborate on your documents.
Access your data from anywhere and from any connection. Upload new files or manage your existing ones. Manage folders and create and edit documents with our online office suite, all without installing any software.

OpenDrive for Windows also lets you share your files and folders with anyone through links. You can also create account users and manage their direct access to specific folders.

  • Online Drive
  • Upload, Create, Edit, Replace, Move and Preview Files
  • Syncing of Selected Files and Folders Across Multiple Computers
  • Automated Backup
  • Sync and Backup Scheduling with Email Notifications
  • Play Music and Videos
  • Upload New File Versions
  • Create Folders and Subfolders
  • Zero Knowledge Encryption Folder (AES-256 File Encryption with a Custom Key)
  • Public, Hidden and Private Permission Assignment for Each File and Folder
  • Share Files and Folders
  • Search Files and Folders
  • Trash and Restore Files and Folders
  • De-duplication

1.7.4.58 (May 21, 2020)

  • Added more log details if a Sync/Backup task is stopped
  • Fixed issue with Keep Alive which speeds upload times
  • Fixed issue of not all files may mirror properly in one-way sync

1.7.4.56 (April 28, 2020)

  • Improved logging so log file does not grow too large
  • Fixed issue where app could freeze if IP v6 was used
  • Fixed issue of not all files may mirror properly in one-way sync
  • Fixed issue of file downloading indefinitely if it is damaged or incomplete
  • Fixed issue of installer not properly closing/restarting Explorer.exe
  • Fixed issue of installer opening several File Explorer windows after install

1.7.4.49 (March 19, 2020)

  • Added support for 2-Factor Authentication when it is released shortly
  • Changed function for Tray app to run during uninstall
  • Changed Task Wizard so that it does not lock the Explorer Window
  • Fixed issue with some deleted folders being automatically restored
  • Fixed issue with Auto-Login not working after reboot
  • Fixed issue with sometimes getting an error when accessing a shared folder
  • Fixed issue with Windows App Update not launching in all cases

1.7.4.41 (January 29, 2020)

  • Added ability to set full folder permissions by right clicking on folder and select Properties
  • Added ability see how long a file was uploaded/downloaded in a sync/backup task
  • Added option to open OpenDrive App after installation completes and prompt new users to set up a new backup/sync
  • Fixed issue where two instances of Opendrive can be started
  • Fixed issue with “include” filter in a task ignoring root folder
  • Improved stability in specific rare conditions

1.7.4.35 (December 5, 2019)

  • Added ability to hide OpenDrive root folder to prevent Read-Only Win users from accessing files being backed up by Admin
  • Added ability to set the End Time for backups using the Sync Service tool
  • Fixed temporary links for increased lifetime for playlists of Stream All Music/Video
  • Fixed issue with Reverse Backup logging
  • Improved error handling and stability

1.7.4.31 (November 14, 2019)

  • Added ability to choose program if default handler is not available
  • Fixed random crashing related to media files
  • Fixed issue related to WinAmp being used as default media player

1.7.4.28 (November 4, 2019)

  • Added ability to give custom names to tasks in Sync Service
  • Added compatibility with Windows Vista
  • Added option to allow users to choose how to open media files
  • Fixed issue of task stopping if error log could not be written to
  • Fixed issue of being unable to save Office files directly to cloud storage.

1.7.4.23 (October 7, 2019)

  • Fixed issue of error during installation in rare cases
  • Fixed issue of Explorer.exe using too much memory
  • Fixed issue file filter not working in Sync Service
  • Fixed issue of  false network error that appeared in rare cases.
  • Improved Stability

1.7.4.15 (August 30, 2019)

  • Fixed issue of AAC music files not being backed up
  • Fixed issue of Paint being used to open images even if another default app is set
  • Fixed issue of an error when a new user tries to register in certain circumstances
  • Fixed issue of  the ‘Sync Service’ not being able to use disk root in the source field in Windows Server.

1.7.4.12 (July 25, 2019)

  • Fixed issue of some office files not saving properly
  • Fixed issue of application window not closing when an upload is canceled
  • Fixed issue of application crash when trying to access folders without logging in
  • Fixed issue with overwriting tasks causing app to close.

1.7.4.9 (June 26, 2019)

  • Fixed issue of incompatibility after upgrading to Windows version 1903
  • Fixed issue of copy & paste not working consistently
  • Fixed issue where application key when pressed in a folder would not given the option box for actions
  • Fixed resources not being released after closing Properties window issue

1.7.4.7 (June 3, 2019)

  • Fixed issue of some users getting encryption key required message
  • Fixed issue of not being able to assign mass permissions to files and folders at the same time

1.7.4.6 (May 21, 2019)

  • Added new task type for constant change tracking for sync.
  • Add more information about tasks to log files
  • Add ability to reverse backup on an incomplete task
  • Add feature to display file links in the Links tab of folder properties
  • Add popup to tray icon to show which user is logged in
  • Fix issue affecting some users encrypted files being able to be browsed properly
  • Fix issue with tasks not always resuming automatically
  • Fix issue with task override
  • Other minor stability improvements and fixes

1.7.3.28 (March 6, 2019)

  • Add auto-retry for any files not uploaded successfully
  • Add faster opening for folders containing a large number of items
  • Add faster moving of folders within OpenDrive storage

1.7.3.23 (February 13, 2019)

  • Add showing Sync and Backup Manager in Windows File Explorer
  • Add more options for hidden tasks
  • Fix issue for setup not showing “This PC” option when too many icons on desktop
  • Fix issue for not getting email notifications under all conditions
  • Fix issue of high memory usage in some circumstances
  • Optimize shell extension
  • Other minor stability improvements and fixes

1.7.3.18 (December 18, 2018)

  • Add Option to always run with Admin privileges
  • Add option to hide regular tasks in task manager
  • Optimize counting of folder contents in properties
  • Fix file already exists notifications
  • Fix access to settings for sync service
  • Fix permission issue under some sync scenarios
  • Other minor stability improvements and fixes

1.7.3.13 (September 25, 2018)

  • Add Enable Aliases
  • Add ability to filter folders in different paths
  • Add ‘Move’ task in Windows Service
  • Add Email notifications to multiple Email addresses
  • Add reseller branding in Windows Programs/Features Info Panel
  • Fix permission issue under some sync scenarios
  • Other minor stability improvements and fixes

1.7.3.10 (July 19, 2018)

  • Fix “trust this computer” option not working for some tasks
  • Fix sync unable to save to secured folder
  • Other minor fixes

1.7.3.9 (July 11, 2018)

  • Fix branding issue for resellers
  • Fix MSI error during some installations
  • Fix tasks not resuming  after pause
  • Fix intermittent “Save As” Task failure
  • Add option for user to select local temp folder location
  • Add multi-page to settings dialog
  • Other minor stability improvements and fixes

1.7.3.8 (May 2, 2018)

  • Fix preview for files inside secure and shared folders
  • Fix folder selection in backup from media device
  • Fix tasks not resuming  after pause
  • Improve speed and reliability of upload tasks

1.7.3.4 (Jan 29, 2018)

  • Further increased speed of uploads
  • Fix for app crashing if empty name is given

1.7.3.3 (Jan 10, 2018)

  • Increased speed of uploads
  • Fix for users getting DACL: access denied when creating folders

1.7.3.2 (December 4, 2017)

  • Fix for users with no shared folder could not upgrade

1.7.3.1 (December 1, 2017)

  • Fix issue with uninstall for some users
  • Fix issue with Save As Task
  • Fix for error when changing max simultaneous operations
  • Add ability to add multiple email addresses for SBM notifications
  • Add ability to edit name of a task in SBM
  • Add ability for one-way mirror
  • Add ability to delete shared folder
  • Other minor fixes

1.7.2.6 (October 4, 2017)

  • Fix for error while changing max operations in a running task
  • Fix for invalid file type for files without extensions
  • Fix for Trash not being available to Admin users
  • Fix for broken access to folders/file editing for some users
  • Increase performance while scrolling pages with many files
  • Fix for error when downloading versions of executable files
  • Other minor fixes

1.7.2.1 (September 9, 2017)

  • Fix for cannot drag file into Gmail message
  • Increase upload chunk size to increase speed
  • Add ability to enable debug mode
  • Fix for uploading files over 4GB into secure folder getting corrupted
  • Add pagination
  • Only the first 100 files/folders are downnloaded initially for root folder to prevent long load times

1.7.1.21 (June 20, 2017)

  • Fix for Peer Certificate cannot be authenticated with given CA certificate

1.7.1.20 (May 24, 2017)

  • Show Thumbnails in preview pane
  • Unable to restore files from secure folders
  • Show verion of files in explorer view
  • Same task can be imported multiple times
  • SBM fixes
  • Unable to restore files from secure folders
  • Fix for “filename exists” when restoring file previously trashed
  • Small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.1.13 (Mar 23, 2017)

  • Thumbnails optimization
  • Sync and backup manager optimization
  • Fix for error “Directory with such a name already exists”
  • Small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.1.10 (Feb 21, 2017)

  • Small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.1.6 (Dec 17, 2016)

  • Fix for synced files overlay icon
  • Microsoft Windows Hardware Compatibility
  • Fixed error “One or more post-login actions failed.”
  • Improved folder update speed after file moving
  • Fixed error “SQLITE_ERROR”
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.1.3 (Nov 8, 2016)

  • Upload speed improvements
  • Hide “Save as” task in Sync and backup manager
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.1.1 (Oct 7, 2016)

  • New option Move Files added to sync and backup manager
  • Fix for moving files within OD folders
  • Fix for certificate error
  • Fix for Folder with such a name already exists error
  • Fix for Crash in OpenDrive_Tray.exe with exception code: C0000005
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.0.12 (Sep 14, 2016)

  • Fixed: Error “Get size failed…” when dragging a folder from Android device to ODD
  • Fixed: The issue with the creating of exclusion list in SBM task
  • Fixed: Unable copy and paste files
  • The Trash folder should be ignored by synchronizer
  • Details panel not refreshed after changing properties of sync task
  • Black area when resize Sync and Backup Manager

1.7.0.11 (Aug 26, 2016)

  • Various sync and sync service reliability improvements

1.7.0.10 (Aug 16, 2016)

  • Fix: Folder view settings not stored
  • Crash fix and other small improvements

1.7.0.9 (Jul 26, 2016)

  • Fix: Local path not found error

1.7.0.8 (Jul 18, 2016)

  • Fix: Error copy file on transaction opening: Local item not found
  • Fix: Sync of mapped drive fails
  • Fix: Folder symbolic link does not sync
  • Fix: Sometimes temp files are not removed

1.7.0.6 (Jul 1, 2016)

  • Fix for storing files edited by MS Office
  • Sync and backup fixes and stability improvements
  • Fix for server side error when accessing Trash
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.0.5 (May 25, 2016)

  • Sync service update
  • Fix for folder view settings
  • Ability to open OD file/folder from command line
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.0.4 (Apr 26, 2016)

  • Show original location for trashed files
  • Improved Accessibility for Screen Readers
  • Install and uninstall fixes
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.0.3 (Mar 21, 2016)

  • Added ‘Backup to OpenDrive’ in AutoPlay of media device
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.0.2 (Feb 14, 2016)

  • Schedule resuming of paused tasks
  • Incorrect syncing of folder content
  • Errors during sync a drive root
  • Videos don’t play in Win 10
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.0.1 (Jan 11, 2016)

  • “Edit Link” for documents
  • Login and Sign up form optimization
  • Implementation of branding for Installation Package
  • Fixes:
  • – Order file versions on Versions Tab
  • – Sync to Secure Files folder
  • – Crash when trying to remove file version
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

1.7.0.0 (Nov 26, 2015)

  • This version works with new API
  • Fixes:
  • – Problem attaching a file from the application
  • – Optimization of loading of extended file info in File Properties
  • – Can’t remove folder sharing
  • – Account users can’t open files in Secure Folder
  • – Crash while saving folder properties
  • – File versions should be downloaded via ODD
  • – Save As doesn’t work
  • – Problem with some characters in file/folder names
  • – Multiple other small bug fixes and improvements

1.6.0.8 (Sep 16, 2015)

  • Fix for random crashes in Secure files folder
  • Other small bug fixes and improvements

Application Screenshots

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    Familiar folder structure
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    Zero knowledge encryption
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    Online file editing
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    Sync and backup manager